Pillars: Philanthropy News
21 December 2020

Legacies Defined: UVA Darden Alumni Planned Giving Spurs New Scholarships

As Darden makes great strides in its efforts to be both affordable and accessible to deserving students, donors are paving the way for new scholarships through planned giving.

04 December 2020

Alumni Couple’s Gifts Create Three Endowed Professorships Across Grounds

Recent gifts from a prominent alumni couple to create three new endowed professorships will position the University of Virginia to attract and retain outstanding faculty in the Darden School, School of Law and College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences.

16 November 2020

New UVA Inn at Darden, Arboretum, Botanical Gardens to Enhance the Darden Academic Experience

Construction of the new Frank M. Sands Sr. (MBA ’63) UVA Inn at Darden and Conference Center for Lifelong Learning is set to begin later this academic year with completion in 2023.

14 October 2020

Alumni Power UVA Darden’s Expanded Real Estate Education Offerings

With a gift of $100,000, three alumni who have built successful careers in commercial real estate have started a fund to help Darden students with similar aspirations.

15 September 2020

UVA Darden Alumni Step Up to Honor Professor Emeritus C. Ray Smith

“C. Ray Smith understood the power of a tightknit community, which is why he has been such a valued lifelong mentor to me and thousands of his former students at Darden."

09 September 2020

Lem Lewis Award Recipient: ‘I Knew I Wanted to Be in a Position of Service to Greater Society’

Tre Tennyson received one of Darden’s most prestigious awards: the Lemuel E. Lewis Bicentennial Award for Global Leadership, a scholarship award made possible by a philanthropic gift from Lem Lewis.